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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vic Velanovich is Good. Dr. Velanovich has been reviewed by 42 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vic Velanovich, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Digestive System Endoscopy (EGD)
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gastroscopy
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Pancreatectomy (Pancreas Removal)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Recurrence

Education & Awards

Dr. Velanovich graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux)
Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Neoplasm)


Dr. Velanovich has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • University Community Hospital 
  • Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital 
  • The Tampa General Hospital 


  • Macedonian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Vic Velanovich MD is a male Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Vic Velanovich practice?
Dr. Vic Velanovich has 4 office locations.
Dr. Vic Velanovich practices Surgery near Tampa, FL.
See Tampa Surgeons.